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are arrived home today. president obama and hillary clinton were there when they arrived at joint based andrews and met with the families of the victims. >> will live the way our tears stiffen our spines, and face the future undaunted and. and we will do it together. >> of the united states of america will never retreat. we will never stop working for the dignity and freedom that every person deserves. whatever their faith. >> intentions are still high as an anti-american protests continue. soldiers are on standby to defend u.s. citizens. in egypt, protesters clashed with police. two were killed as protesters stormed the gate in the capital city. this was the scene outside the american embassy in london, demonstrations fuelled by the release of an amateur film. protesters say the movie denigrates the prophet muhammed. >> the producer has been identified it 55-year-old egyptian christian living in california who wrote the film while in jail for bank fraud charges. >> " the dick is calling for peace in the middle east and he begins in lebanon. anti-american protests and led the dawn, poli
] this is america's manufacturing when president obama took offiofe. this is china's. under obama, we've lost over half a million manunufacturing jobs and for the first time, china's beating us. seven times obama could've stopped china's cheating. seven times he refused. it's time to stand up to the cheaters, and make sure we protect jobs for the american people. [ male announcer ] barack obama: failing to stop cheating. failing american workers. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. vote for president in 50 days. whetheron will decide t obama fouriden more years or elected mitt romney. romney is campaigning in the presidentle is focusing on ohio. >> it has been a rough stretch for mitt romney. in the eight states where it is as a tossup, he is iniling president obama everyone. struggling among tinos. yesterday, he tried to make his sales pitch. >> over 2 million more hispanics living in poverty today than the day president obama took office. his first public event since friday. weekend, he was on of the " saturday ."ght live respond tonues to the middle east. it looks like as good a time as
and the new numbers in favor of president obama. a new poll shows the president with a decent lead. for the first time, he is ahead and another category as well. let's go to the newsroom to explain the post convention developments. >> let's talk money first. i will be damned. those are the words and the obama campaign they say they refuse to let the romney team met raise more cash. from the's team went to work in a state that could be some of the most coveted ground in politics. the president enjoying a bit of a left and not just at hands of one early supporter -- the conventions were seen by millions and they are increasing the president's lead. last week, he is up just by 1.10 new numbers show the league is five. does it mean that race is starting to sort itself out? >> i think it will favor obama right now. >> it seems like obama has gone ahead, but i am from illinois. >> republicans call the bump in number nothing but a sugar high, sure to receive quickly and many agree. >> i think it will keep going back and forth. >> the battle ground for much of that fight is ohi
% to 43% in ohio. in pennsylvania, the latest poll shows obama leading 54% to 42%. and in florida president obama leads a 53% to 44%. here in virginia one woman is reluctant to commit to romney. she says she may vote republican in the senate race but she was turned off by the mitt romney 47% remarke. >> what he said about 47% depending on the government, that is not true at all. >> this alexandria of voter. >> we have been losing jobs, but i think the mitt romney plan is superior to the president's plan. >> obama in the lead. there is a margin of error. romney campaign officials say they find fault with the quinnipiac poll methodology and believe the race is tighter. they think there is still plenty of time to overtake the president. rebecca cooper, abc 7 news. >> thank you, rebecca. the president was in ohio and had a little bit of a tough time getting there. he had to force landed in toledo because of weather problems. they experienced some turbulence while landing. no one was hurt, and the plane put down safely on the second attempt. >> the president of iran mahmoud ahmadinejad
- paperd in the local that president obama abandoned virginia's defense workers, cutting 130 thousands jobs with the sequestration cuts expected at the end of the year. having words despite rally. >> thank you. we are monitoring the breaking developments within the romney campaign. officials released the nominee's for 20 11. this comes as he wrapped up a rally in las vegas. the campaign says romney and his wife paid $1.9 million in taxes last year. they earn to near the $14 from their investments. the pay tax rate of 14%. he talked about what he wants to do if elected. i want to help every citizen a bright future. i watch your children to know thanuture will be better the past. make it happen. romneycritics have urged more than two years of returns. when his father ran for president, he released 12 years tax returns. stay with us, your collection station. on the race for president. >> we are on storm austenite as appears some bad weather is direction in time r the weekend. doug hill joins us with when the expected to arrive. >> it is going to be a nice weekend. tomorrow we could get showers
. president obama conceded they get out of hand. >> even some of his ads may go over the line. do you feel that is on both sides? >> i think they are a form of character assassination. i think our ads describe what we about his policies. >> he feels more people are getting to see their real hand. >> people are getting to know me better and better -- the real him. >> people are getting to know me better and better. >> i challenged him to share something few people know about. >> i love waterskiing and i to water ski, even i am the best in the family, i am pretty good. >> a staffer for the governor added he also makes a clean honeyof butter and sandwich. to win overte voters? maybe not. virginia could be decided by a few thousand votes. we have the entire interview on website, wjla.com. >> president obama also spent speaking toginia crowd in virginia beach. he said change takes more than s president and told audience he was not born wealth and privilege but he e of aere he is becaus great education. obama 1 virginia in over mittolds a lead romney in virginia. abc7 is your station for the ele
this afternoon. when president obama went on television to criticize mitt romney comments about 47% of american the president found himself on the defensive about one issue. president obama was pressed over his failure to reform immigration laws. >> you did not keep that promise. >> there is the thinking that the president is somebody who is all powerful and can get everything done. i am not have the legislature or the judiciary. >> a crowd in sarasota heard mitt romney say four more years would be a mistake. >> he cannot change from the inside. we will give him a chance to change it from the outside in november. >> mitt romney was on the defensive this week. >> is anybody deterred from attacking america's interest in the mideast because bin laden is dead? o coherent foreign policy at a time when we need one. >> from these defenders continued to try to push this 1998 audio of then senator barack obama. >> i actually believe in redistribution, at least at a certain level, to make sure that everybody's got a shot. the campaign complained that some new stations are refusing to air the audio claimi
. >> of the party last i and the the job numbers were very disappointing. >> president obama receive them before addressing the ,emocratic national convention sober about the road ahead. >> it's going to take more than years forrester solchaga is a build up over decades. >> experts predicted will likely remain unchanged. new u.s. president has won numbers as high as they are right now. the line in the newsroom, kennedy, abc 7 news. >> president obama wasted no getting back on the after lastail night's convention. as barbara hall reports, ronny talked about the issues and also shot at the democratic national convention. romney was quick to call it the hangover after last night's party. s nothing but the to give thes done confidence that knows what he's doing when it economy.jobs and the >> he says the economy is but there's more work to be done. >> is there is serious about being concerned about joblessness, we could create 1 new jobs right now. if only congress would pass a sent to them one year ago. >> it is no tail wind behind him at all. s into a blinding trench warfare. >> the candidates are
or marks obviously been articulate. he did not want to elaborate today. president obama appeared on david letterman where he weighed in on the controversy. >> one of the things i have learned as president is you represent the entire country. my expectation is if you want to be president, you've got to work for everybody, not just for some. >> mitt romney is trying to change the impression he's not concerned with average americans. he said there is no question he cares about the poor and middle class. >> with support from mayor vincent gray, ralph nader is calling up president obama and governor romney to debate d.c. issues. he says both campaigns need to answer tough questions about voting rights. >> the difference between romney and obama [inaudible] >> home to 617,000 residents, the district gives three votes. he expects the green party and libertarian candidates will be there. >> the cartoons in "the magazine to make light of muslim extremists and their response to that anti-islamic film. the offices were firebombed last year after publishing a character -- caricature of mama despite
of virginia. >> first lady michelle obama made stops in richmond and fredericksburg. but go live now to the university of mary washington for where the first lady had a message for voters. >> it has been an interstate '95 day for the first lady. was in richmond and then wrapped up an event at mary washington. some of the cars you see behind me are leaving the event right now. here is the of from inside. more than 2000 people showed up according to the obama campaign. republicans have been arguing the economy is not moving forward and say it has stagnated or moving backwards. but the first lady and her husband are arguing it is slowly getting better. but they say will take more time than just four years. here's what she had to say. >> we have been pulling ourselves out of a a whole bag. for three and a half years we have been moving forward and making progress and we're beginning to see the change. we can all do this. >> the majority of the crowd here were college students. some of the biggest cheers from the speech came when she talked about things addressed to young peo
. michele obama's performance and what bill clinton will say tonight. >> free enterprise on the streets. danny davis has represented president obama's home town. >> i've not seen the impact of a speech since 1984 when jesse jackson, the rev. jesse jackson gave his speech at the convention. >> all eyes will be on for president bill clinton. would you have thought that he would be speaking at this convention after the dustup with hillary and the president? >> bill clinton and barack obama share the same vision. there were competitors four years ago but they share the same vision. bill clinton is one of our keynote speakers. where was george w. bush a week ago? >> what happens when the delegates leave? >> will go out to the neighborhood and start making sure people are registered to vote. >> michael morrissey will be one of those hitting the road for president obama. >> there is no bigger flip-flop than mitt romney. he was pro-choice when he ran against ted kennedy, now he is pro-life. some of the things i think that we have witnessed the rest of the country is fighting what type of person
a deposit. some and demanded money and shot him. the suspect was last seen. >> president obama and mitt romney have differing views on issues such as the deadly attacks in libya and the nuclear standoff with iran. both men were in new york city to offer their 2 cents. >> these are sensitive issues. both men say to paint himself as tough, yet reasonable on matters that are only intensifying. >> i would like to begin today by telling you about an american. >> the president made his message as much about the unjustified killing of ambassador chris stevens as he did of religious tolerance. >> we understand why people take offense to this video. people are going to call me awful things every day. and i will always defend their right to do so. >> he still will not define the killings as an act of terror, mitt romney gas. >> -- mitt romney does. >> a voice of unspeakable evil and hatred has spoken out threatening israel. >> he believes the president is too soft on iran and has turned its back on israel. >> never apologize for america. america has been one of the greatest forces for good the wo
are talking to, are smart. they do not think republicans because president obama says it. is silly. it think it is a made up war. think it is what they used drive the women alike -- the women votes away. >> polling is a problem for them. recent votes show obama with a 12 point lead over women. i think women voters are still savvy. think they care about their about access to abo.h care, and >> meanwhile, they see tv ads false imagery. >> he is trying to prove people -- on the attack, too. hammering the president for a tvg the time to take segment on "the view." >> the reason back and forth suddenly matters more is because in many states, more than two some voting is underway. the battleground for virginia, absentee voting has already started. youray with abc 7 news, election station, for complete coverage. for instant updates, log onto wjla.com. follow on facebook and water. >> our forecast, many of us picture-perfect monday. bob ryan joins us now with the evening.k for this unlovely evening. lovely day. >> indeed. of a preview. october will be right at home. look at this great sky. our tempe
. >> the numbers are basically true. almost 47% don't pay income taxes. though the obama spokesperson says but he laid some of those reasons out for us today. >> we're talking about active- duty military office -- officers, we're talking about students. we're talking about seniors who worked their entire lives. i don't think any of these people were looking for a handout. >> is this a big problem? it may help his critics like to paint him as out of touch. but many of these stories only last for a news cycle or two. ronnie's team is reminding reporters of when can't it obama spoke of rural voters he can't necessarily win over to get better and cling to their guns and bibles. >> to national pundits are planning to tackle some of the issues of this campaign in a unique face off. comedy central's jon stewart and a fox news channel's bill o'reilly will square off and what has been dubbed "the rumble in the air-conditioned auditorium." it will be at george washington university. the 90 minute debate will be streamed on line and cost $5 to watch. half the profits will go to charity. >> where
course. >> in an interview with "60 minutes," obama says mitt romney has a tendency to shoot first and ask later. >> our team coverage of the attacks continue as. with the large muslim population in the washington area we are getting a lot of reaction to the events overseas. >> d.c. bureau chief sam ford is live where there will be a vigil held later tonight. >> we are at lafayette square in front of the white house where the flag is now flying at half staff, and where this evening, libyan americans will be gathering to hold a vigil. across the d.c. area, muslims are giving their disapproval for what happened. >> going to the embassy. >> they should not do that at the embassy. >> we spoke to many muslims from many walks of life and they all condemned the attack. the imam said there is no justification. >> in our religion, you do not go around and kill people for no reason. >> many groups were brought together to condemn the attack while saying that muslim invaders regularly to haunt them. >> we get youtube videos sent to us often. "look at where i urinated on the koran." >> one doc
watch app for iphone or android. >> president obama is in a louisiana touring the areas where hurricane is it hit. 0---- isaac hit. more than 100,000 households are still without power. the heat index is well above 100 degrees. the democratic national convention is getting underway in less than 24 hours. one of the biggest issues taking center stage is the issue of whether americans are better off now than they were four years ago. jay korff has more on the convention countdown. >> keep in mind, president obama won north carolina by less than 0.5% and now has one of the highest unemployment rates in the country at 9.6%. delegates are streaming in to charlotte, n.c., on the eve of the democratic national convention expected to showcase politicians and entertainers alike. on tuesday, the first lady. on wednesday bill clinton. the president takes the stage thursday. they blasted the paul ryan, mitt romney plan. >> i've got one piece of advice for you about the romney-ryan game plan, ohio. >> he took time off the campaign trail boating near his new hampshire lakeside estate. congressman pau
to deregulation. that's what got us in trouble in the first place. president obama has a plan to rebuild america from... the ground up, investing in innovation, education... and job training. it only works if there is a strong middle class. that's what happened when i was president. we need to keep going with his plan. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message. >> and the owner of a woodbridge beauty shop is under arrest night, accused of sexually assaulting a 17-old girl who was applying for a job. he took a teenager to a back room and inappropriately touched her. she was able to get away and call authorities. he is now in jail sarge -- charged with sexual battery. >> d.c. authorities are asking for help finding a man who may be in danger. he was last seen at 9:00 in washington. he is 59 and may have been driving a champagne-colored toyota with d.c. tags. they asked if you see him to give police a call. >> a pretty nasty trick is what the fbi is calling a hoax that sent a plane back to the airport. philadelphia police got a call a male passenger a
campaign, they were hitting at the telephones. they were on the fund. the organization opposes the obama policies on defense cuts which they say will cost -- more than 200,000 jobs. >> we remain on storm watch tonight, and we are keeping our eye on the potential for storms tonight and tomorrow. chief meteorologist doug hill joins us with a look at what we can expect. >> more widespread showers and storms tomorrow, but right now warm and muggy. some showers downpours well to the southwest, the roanoke valley charlotte into the piedmont area, and this warm and humid air. a few showers just east the eastern shore. there will be isolated showers tonight. it is warm and muggy. with the humidity and the dew points it feels more, mike is 93 right now in washington. it is like 91 in baltimore. a a few thundershowers. temperatures dropping into the 70's. the possibility of a few showers and warm and muggy conditions. overnight, we will remain in the 70's. we will check this out for you more in a couple of minutes. >> sunday night's downpour was the fourth time a neighborhood in northwest washing
years ago. president obama laid a wreath in honor of the victims. both the president and defense panetta, spoke the attacks and national security. ofin shanks hill, pa., home silence at the moment the united bound for aghts capitaln the nation's field. in an open flight,e aboard that hijackers were killed. we have been covering today's remember the attacks. to the pentagon for more. e bymany of us, we driv almost every day and not to take a few seconds to step back and think about exactly what happened and the 184 who died. today, whether it is difficult processof the healing both, as when many truly whatto reflect and realize the state will always mean. there are few days and few places so stirring with later that 11 years are so vivid. now, those images are replaced ones with the goal of feeling. on how that day, mentally and spiritually humbling. others were think by president misspoke of a more secure future. leadership has devastated and us, but lot never threaten us again. across the river, an uplifting side of the capitol a rare display of unity congress spelled as members
much from the too challenger. his internal memo layout the case. obama will use ample rhetorical experience, attacking romney. >> the question right now is us's plan is going to keep moving forward? you guys are a little biased. [laughter] >> for the next five days, practice will continue. play the role of president obama. john kerry will do his the governor.of >> the man said to be behind the that set off those doubly muslim world is trouble tonight. he is being held without bond in los angeles. violating hisof probation in a bank fraud conviction. he is believed responsible for video called "the innocence of muslims." it's part doubly protests. >> some international hackers cyber attacksging on several american banks. began more than a ago that targeted pnc bank, america, wells fargo's. millions of customers have been affected, although nobody has lost any money. they took control of thousands of computers. n the air, on tape. we will tell you what happened to an unruly airline passenger. >> work on metro this weekend. >> the search for jimmy hoffa is again. forwhat police are
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